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George Osborne announces Arts Council will be protected from cuts
In the latest spending review the Chancellor has announced that ACE will see a cash increase
Theatre etiquette: Mousetrap Projects: We ask each student to sign a theatre behaviour contract
By Susan Whiddington
As part of our series on theatre etiquette, Susan Whiddington, director of Moustrap Theatre Projects, explains what the organisation does to try to ensure their audiences know what to expect in the theatre
The cast of The Homecoming celebrate opening night
Jamie Lloyd's production opened at Trafalgar Studios yesterday evening
Lulu - A Murder Ballad (Royal Opera House)
The Tiger Lillies bring depravity, darkness and death to the Linbury Studio
The Homecoming (Trafalgar Studios)
Jamie Lloyd directs the Pinter classic with a cast including Keith Allen and Gemma Chan
Theatre etiquette: the world view
By Dr Penelope Woods
Lecturer Dr Penelope Woods is accompanying Shakespeare's Globe's Hamlet as it tours the world, along the way she's noticed how differently audiences in different countries respond to the same play
In pictures: Stars descend on the Evening Standard Awards
The glamorous event took place at the Old Vic last night
The Mikado (London Coliseum)
English National Opera's riotous production hits the funny bone once again
Full cast announced for Disney's Aladdin
The Broadway hit opens in in the West End in 2016
Nicole Kidman wins Evening Standard Award for best actress
The Australian star won the best actress award while James McAvoy took home best actor